Karen joined Dan Keaney and Associates in 2014. Karen is a seasoned counselor with over 35 years of front line clinical experience. She's a passionate Child and Youth Worker who graduated from the CYW Program at Cambrian College in 1980. She returned to school while and achieving her Bachelors and Master's degrees in Social work at Laurentian University, which included a Certification in Child and Family Studies. Karen also has a diploma and Certification in Addiction Studies from McMaster University. Karen's extensive work history includes helping youth and their families deal with addictions and mental health issues and coordinating services with various community agencies. She continues to be passionate about providing services in addictions and mental health that are based in best practices to all age groups.